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MOVIES

Movie Review - I Am Fishead

80 minutes. Released originally in New York on September 11, 2011. Produced and directed by Misha Votruba and Vaclav Dejcmar A...

Original post made by Carol Brouillet on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by Susan, on Sep 13, 2012 at 9:05 am | 4 comments | 2535 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fire at Beechwood School in Menlo Park

Firefighters responded to a fire early this morning at the Beechwood School in Menlo Park, according to a fire dispatcher. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Sep 13, 2012 at 9:03 am | 1 comment | 763 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto's majestic magnolias taking a beating

About 28 of University Avenue's stately magnolia trees might have to be removed this year due to declining health, Palo Alto...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2012
Last comment by Savethetrees, on Sep 12, 2012 at 5:07 pm | 15 comments | 1935 Views

SPORTS

Menlo girls post important tennis victory

==B Wednesday's prep roundup== Despite winning 188 straight league dual matches and being undefeated in league play since...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2012
Last comment by Anna, on Sep 12, 2012 at 3:45 pm | 1 comment | 1324 Views

SPORTS

Cheerleaders

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Original post made by Annoyed athlete on Jan. 6, 2007
Last comment by Roxanne, on Sep 12, 2012 at 1:18 pm | 34 comments | 7381 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Libya Consulate attack played down until 9/11 over

Anyone else feel that the President and the media kept quiet about the latest 9/11 attack on US by Muslim terrorists until...

Original post made by Concerned on Sep. 12, 2012
Last comment by Edward Davidson, on Sep 12, 2012 at 11:28 am | 13 comments | 29 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Coming to the rescue

The day before Halloween in 2007, Sunnyvale resident Fred Burgener got the fright of his life. As he pulled up to a stoplight...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2012
Last comment by SMKabat, on Sep 12, 2012 at 1:22 am | 14 comments | 2545 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto's police quandary may hinge on massive development

After years of failures and frustrations, Palo Alto has another shot now to build a new public-safety building that would...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by Gus L., on Sep 11, 2012 at 11:21 pm | 38 comments | 2045 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Auto burglars strike 17 cars in two days

Auto burglars smashed windows in 17 vehicles in the past two days, making off with computer bags, laptops, electronic equipment...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Sep 11, 2012 at 10:24 pm | 39 comments | 1850 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto makes switch to LED street lights

Palo Alto's night owls will soon see their city in a different light – a whitish glow, to be exact. Read the full...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 11, 2012 at 10:05 pm | 12 comments | 1445 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

HP to eliminate 2,000 more jobs

Silicon Valley computer and printer giant HP will cut about 2,000 more jobs than previously announced, according to a Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by musical, on Sep 11, 2012 at 9:46 pm | 6 comments | 1396 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Future Palo Alto housing: taller, smaller

In a radical departure from recent trends, Palo Alto officials endorsed a new vision for housing on Monday, July 9, that...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by neighbor, on Sep 11, 2012 at 7:27 pm | 2 comments | 963 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Two die after plane rented by Palo Alto flight club crashes in Alaska

A plane that was leased by the West Valley Flying Club of Palo Alto crashed Wednesday 40 miles north of Fairbanks, Alaska,...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2012
Last comment by El B Jay, on Sep 11, 2012 at 1:34 pm | 7 comments | 1610 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Simitian to host forum on breast-density bill

State Sen. Joe Simitian, D-Palo Alto, will host a forum Tuesday night to discuss the risks associated with dense breast tissue...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2012
Last comment by Sue, on Sep 11, 2012 at 12:31 pm | 8 comments | 1829 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bill Moggridge, co-founder of IDEO, dies at 69

Bill Moggridge, the co-founder of Palo Alto-based design firm IDEO, died Sept. 8 of cancer. He was 69. Moggridge was the...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by Scott, on Sep 11, 2012 at 12:25 pm | 1 comment | 1543 Views

AROUND TOWN

HP to eliminate 2,000 more jobs

Silicon Valley computer and printer giant HP will cut about 2,000 more jobs than previously announced, according to a Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by Megs cap gains, on Sep 11, 2012 at 10:56 am | 2 comments | 879 Views

AROUND TOWN

Focus of annual Quakeville shifts to Cubberley

As cameras pan across an American Red Cross shelter, rows and rows of cots contain weary, shell-shocked residents. This is...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2012
Last comment by Jim , on Sep 11, 2012 at 3:04 am | 5 comments | 1243 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

East Palo Alto's health challenges greater than county's

East Palo Alto's poorest residents and the city's population in general live with far greater health problems than San Mateo...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2012
Last comment by Kwaheas, on Sep 10, 2012 at 10:09 pm | 2 comments | 1914 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Making the PAFD Alumni Association Proud

Look what PAFD's old Deputy Fire Chief is up to. Looks like he retired from Palo Alto so he can collect his pension, and...

Original post made by Jim H. on Sep. 10, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1264 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto's social calendar packed in September

Palo Alto residents looking for something to do in September will not find the search difficult. The month is packed with...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2012
Last comment by musical, on Sep 10, 2012 at 4:48 pm | 5 comments | 1360 Views
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